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university lecturer

Clare Dominica O'Farrell, Australian university lecturer. Recipient Research award, Australian Government, 1980-1984; Research scholarship, French Government, 1981-1983.

Background

O'Farrell, Clare Dominica was born on October 10, 1957 in Canberra, Australia. Daughter of Patrick James and Deirdre Genevieve O'Farrell.

Education

Bachelor with honors, University New South Wales, Sydney, 1979. DESU, University Paris VIII- Vincennes, 1983. Doctor of Philosophy, Australian National University, Canberra, 1986.

Career

Assistant research officer Department Immigration & Ethnic Affairs, Canberra, 1985—1987. Lecturer Department Philosophy, University Queensland, 1987, School Cultural & Language Studies Education, Queensland University of Technology, since 1989. Convenor Contemporary theory Poststructuralism & Governmentality Network.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (book) Foucault: Historian or Philosopher, London: Macmillan Press, Michel Foucault, London: Sage (Outstanding Academic award, 2006). Contributor articles to professional journals. Founding editor Foucault Studies.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Yoga, music, films.

Connections

father:
Patrick James

mother:
Deirdre Genevieve O'Farrell